Ellendale city is not only located in the county of Dickey but also serves as its County seat. The Trinity Bible College is located here. Ellendale occupies a total area of about 4 sq. kms. with an elevated height of 1454 ft above the sea level. Some of the prominent local businesses are alternative medicine shops, ambulance services, auto sales and servicing facilities, banks, auto transmission facilities, bridal shops, building material and supply facilities, clothing accessories shop, computer and equipment dealers, commercial printing services, computer parts and supplies and many other business activities.